Shooting the Chutes
B&W : 150 feet
Directed by William Heise
Edison Manufacturing Company production; distributed by Maguire & Baucus [Continental Commerce Company]. / Cinematography by William Heise. / Premiered 29 June 1896. The Maguire & Baucus catalog listed two versions of this title; one at 50 feet, another at 150 feet. / [?] Kinetoscope 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format or Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format? / The production was shot at Coney Island, New York; thought to have been shot before 22 June 1896.
Survival status: Print exists in the George Eastman Museum film archive.
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: Amusements: Rides - Flags
Listing updated: 6 May 2012.
References: Leyda-Before pp. 80, 89; Musser-Emerge p. 120.
Home video: DVD.